Engineering Manager

Engineering Manager

Job Title: Engineering Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Colchester, Essex
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896661_1581682598
Contact Name: Paul Lathbury
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 14, 2020 12:16

Job Description

Are you and Engineering manager with a background in the management of plant design, procurement, installation, commissioning, maintenance, defect rectification and de-commissioning of equipment within chemical facilities?

My client is a leading UK force in the field of commercial explosives and drilling & blasting services who operate through five divisions; explosives, drilling & blasting, fuel additives, defence, and logistics. They provide unique services and operations using methods where safety is always considered the number one priority.

The Engineering Manager is responsible for the safe and efficient process design, installation, commissioning, maintenance and decommissioning of all processes, and utilities under the control of the site.

Main Responsibilities:
*Ensuring that all engineering operations are carried out in accordance with safe working systems.
*Implementation of the Major Accident Prevention Policy and the Process Safety Management Policy.
*Assistance in the identification and assessment of major accident hazards on the site, as well as the identification and implementation of mitigating measures as appropriate.
*Management of the process safety management system on a day to day basis, including maintenance of the required procedures.
*Delivery of training including competence assessment to achieve the aims of the MAPP.
*Responsible for management of PIRANA and the planned, preventative and routine maintenance duties, including breakdowns.
*CAPEX control for site projects
*Management of the site contractors and validation that they are competent to conduct the work required at the site.
*To facilitate and implement installations, fabrication and modifications of the plant
*To participate in an out of hours service / call out as required.
*Carry out Performance Appraisals as direct reports.
*Fulfil role as Site Controller when required.

About you:
Either Electrical or Mechanical Engineering qualification at BEng level or above, or alternatively an Incorporated or Chartered Engineer as registered with the Engineering Council.
You will have a background in the management of plant design, procurement, installation, commissioning, maintenance, defect rectification and de-commissioning of equipment within chemical facilities.
Extensive mechanical or electrical experience and knowledge gained in a hands-on role.
The ability to Prepare and manage maintenance budgets in line with expenditure requirements.
Design and delivery of training of engineers
Knowledge and experience working with chemical processes would be an advantage in particular operating a COMAH regulated facility.

Engineering Manager
Location: Essex, Colchester, Clacton on Sea area
Salary: Negotiable DOE
This role is a permanent position

Key Skills: Engineering Manager, Plant Design, Procurement, Installation, Defect Rectification, Commissioning, De-commissioning, Chemical Facilities, COMAH, Chemical Process

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.